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Vitiligo is an autoimmune disorder where skin pigment cells are destroyed leading to white patches.
National Vitiligo Foundation mynvfi.org

 

Lupus erythematosis is an autoimmune disease characterized by a photosensitive skin rash, arthritis and sometimes internal organ involvement such as the kidney, heart and brain.
Lupus Foundation of America lupus.org

 

Alopecia means hair loss and has many causes.
National Alopecia Areata Foundation naaf.org

 

Eczema has many causes and is characterized by itching and skin redness.
Association Eczema Association nationaleczema.org

 

Common skin cancers include Basal Cell Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, and Melanoma.
Skin Cancer Foundation skincancer.org

 

Dermatologic Surgery includes the treatment of benign and malignant tumors and cosmetic procedures using lasers and newer technologies.
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery asds.net

 

Allergic contact dermatitis occurs when the skin becomes allergic to plants such as poison ivy, and chemicals found in perfumes and preservatives.
American Contact Dermatitis Society contactderm.org

 

Psoriasis is recently recognized as an inherited autoimmune disease affecting skin, nails, joints, and internal organs such as the heart and the endocrine system.
National Psoriasis Foundation is psoriasis.org